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raddatz is traveling with the defense secretary, who is in italy watching every move. martha? >> reporter: good evening, diane, from rome, where secretary of defense leon panetta is urgently trying to get more information about this attack on americans and others. three americans are believed to be held hostage right now, but u.s. officials warn that number is fluid. secretary panetta tonight says the u.s. will take all necessary steps to deal with this crisis. >> by all indications, this is a terrorist act. and the united states strongly condemns these kinds of terrorist acts. it is a very serious matter when americans are taken hostage along with others. >> reporter: it all began when 20 armed islamic militants, believed to be affiliated with al qaeda, approached a group of oil workers. the attackers were reportedly heavily armed, driving in three unmarked vehicles. the oil workers were on a bus headed to a nearby airport. there was a fight -- security forces for the workers battled back. when the smoke cleared, at least one foreign worker was dead, others wounded. the terrorists then h
on tape. defensively the numbers are just off the chart and what they are capable of doing and watching them what they did offensively in the game on saturday night. they will get your attention real quick. >> no doubt. bob melvin looking forward to many more pie in the face moments in oakland. a's gave him a contract steption today 2 more years for manger of the year. melvin now under contract to the green gold for the 2016 season. he 51-year-old melvin guided the a's to stunning success last year winning the miles per hour league west crown against all odds. they agreed to one year teal with back up catcher george pit australian open watch serena williams at the top of the screen. leading. williams tweaks her ankle. goes down. in obvious pain. just rolled the aching el there. serena was held to her court side chair. had the ankle heavily taped back out on the court and no problem. have beens to second round p.williams attempting to whip the third consecutive major title. 7 sports brought to you by river rock casino oychlt even after getting taped up no problem. >> boom. >
we have already made to priorities other than medicare social security and defense, means that we spend on everything from education to public safety, less as a share of our economy than it has -- than has been true for a generation. and that's not a recipe for growth. so, we've got to do both to stabilize our finances over the longterm but spur more growth in the short term. i have said, i'm opened to making modest adjustments to programs like medicare to protect them for future generations. i also said that we need more revenue through tax loopholes. if we combine a balanced package of savings from spending on health care and revenues from closing loopholes, we can solve the deficit issue without sacrificing our investments in things like education that are going to help us grow. turns out that the american people agree with me. they listened to an entire year's debate on this issue and they made a clear decision about the approach they prefer. they don't think it's fair to ask a senior to pay more for his or her health care. they don't think it's smart to protect endless loopho
the world are watching this carefully trying to get information. martha rad das is with the u.s. defense secretary in itly. >>> but first, abc's brian ross is here with the latest breaking details. >> reporter: the british foreign aufszer tells abc news, in the last few hours, the algerian has launched an operation to free the hostages. eyewitness accounts describe a helicopter assault and number of fatalities of both hostages and terrorists. none of which can be confirmed by abc news. intelligence officials say the situation is tense. >> it is a very serious matter when americans are taken hostage, along with others. >> reporter: the terror strike came without warning wednesday morning, when an estimated 20 gunmen, first attacked a bus carrying workers, escorted by two cars carrying security teams. at least one worker was killed. then, the terrorists moved on to the compound, where they are now holed up with the american and other western hostages. intelligence officials believe this is the mastermind of the attack, mokhtar belmokhtar, a ruthless, rogue al qaeda leader, who also runs an
with the u.s. secretary of defense. >>> also tonight, housing boom. big new numbers. and how more people are building smarter for the changing american family. >> hi! how are you? >>> strange twists, in the story of football powerhouse manti te'o and the girlfriend that never was. >>> and wide awake. imagine waking up during surgery, feeling everything. you can't say a word. >> i was as awake as i am right now. it was terrifying. >> it happens to thousands of people. and tonight, there's hope of a new way to make sure it never happens to you. >>> good evening. tonight, we begin with the
calling to free him for jail and to raise money for his defense. he will return to court next month. >>> abc7 news has confirmed san francisco sheriff ross mirkarimi and his wife are being it stems from the incident on new year's eve in 2011. there was a neighbor who videotape her arm. she called police that led to his arrest and suspension. the sheriff later pled guilty to false imprisonment and was reinstated. during the ordeal he harshly criticized madison for contacting police. >>> the sheriff's office is on the lookout for a teenage girl who has not been seen since early thursday morning. the 13-year-old is an eighth grader at burbank middle school. she did not show up for class on thursday. her mother believes she left with her boyfriend, 23-year-old man. the man has contacted the girl in the past and is a friend of the family. >>> work is set to begin at the bay bridge next week to fix the damage caused by a tanker. the tanker bashed into one of the towers on the western stand, damaging what is nonose the fender. the fender absorbed the impact so no damage was actually done t
money for his defense. he will return to court next month. >>> abc7 news has confirmed san francisco sheriff ross mirkarimi, and his wife are being sued for loss of character. it stems from the domestic violence incident on new year's eve in 2011. there was a neighbor who videotape her arm. she called police that led to his arrest and suspension. the sheriff later pled guilty to false imprisonment and was reinstated. during the ordeal he harshly criticized madison for contacting police. >>> the sheriff's office is on the lookout for a teenage girl who has not been seen since early thursday morning. the 13-year-old is an eighth grader at burbank middle school. she did not show up for class on thursday. her mother believes she left with her boyfriend, a 23-year-old man. the man has contacted the girl in the past and is a friend of the family. >>> work is set to begin at the bay bridge next week to fix the damage caused by a tanker. the tanker bashed into one of the towers on the western stand, damaging what is known as the fender. the fender absorbed the impact so no damage was actuall
back. >> his former niner head coach, mike nolan, now in charge of the falcons defense. >> the only reason i am really worried is mike nolan is the defensive coordinator. so i have apprehension it's because of that. other than that, we are too talented. >> who's got it better than us? >> nobody! >> collin will be doing a lot of kaepernicking. >> all day, man, all day. that's all we see here left and right. >> you go left and right? >> yeah, because it's going to be all day. absolutely. >> 49er personnel were walk around the streets of atlanta handing out these towels, who's got it better than us? nobody. hoping they will bring it to the dome on sunday. abc7 news reporting from the dome. >> and sioux is going to continue to follow the excite men in atlanta. he will with a live report on abc7 morning news at nine and tonight on ab c 7 news at five and six. >>> the lawyer for lawyers wide receiver michael crabtree said his client is cooperating with authorities. crabtree is being investigated for suspicion of sexual assault. a woman claims he assaulted her last sunday just hours after
with the defense sec care, who is in italy, watching every move. >> reporter: secretary panetta says the u.s. will take all necessary steps to deal with this crisis. u.s. officials believing that as many as three americans are now being held but caution the numbers are fluid. it all began when 20 armed islamic militants, believed to be affiliated with al qaeda, approached a group of oil workers. the attackers were reportedly heavily armed, driving in three unmarked vehicles. the oil workers were on a bus, headed to a nearby airport. there was a fight. security forces for the workers battled back. when the smoke cleared, at least one foreign worker was dead. others wounded. the terrorists then headed to the compound where the gas refinery workers live. while it is unclear how many foreign workers they seized, sources say it could be as many as 15 to 20. along with the americans, there are british, norwegian, french, and japanese workers, too. the attackers claim this is retaliation for the french-led invasion in the african nation of mali. the french are trying to stop an al qaeda-linked gr
, run, pick you up first downs. it's a threat defense has to account for. if there is some quarterback driven runs have been added. because our quarterbacks are good at those, collin especially. >> the falcons pulled out a win to beat seahawks. it was atlanta's first playoff victory in four tries under coach smith. no, they're not just satisfied with this win. >> goal is still in front of us. we have two more games to go. that is the mind set that i have. and our team has. it's nice to not have to answer anymore. we still have work to do. >> we have more on the 49ers and falcons. a's manager said with the a's was more enjoyable than when he won world series with arizona two more years tacked onto the deal. melvin guided them to american leak west crown named al manager of the year. sharks open the season sunday, january 20th first home game 24th against phoenix they're getting shark tank ready. crews representing getting logos down. tickets on sale wednesday atrÑ7Ñ 10:00 a.m. so will players be in snaip. >> most are in good reason. tlb athletes that didn't take care of them selfs and
is now... >> right. niners is now defensive coordinator. he knows a lot of niner players. interesting thing, 49ers are going to counter with frank gore up the middle a pillin times. >> it's a chess match. >> it will be fun. >> yes. a couple new fan photos we can share, this shows a dog in a niner's hoody. >> take a look at this one. it's a mock up of a super bowl ring on his head. keep sending your pictures to you report at kgo-tv.com.çdcv we'll show some of them on the air. >> join me tonight at 9:00 coming up then, surprising research that suggests children can grow out of autism. >>kf5÷ and after shoogts oakland considering hiring a super cop and what that means. >> jimmy kimmel live, guests tonight rob lowe, brice harper and music from big boy. >> that does it nor edition of abc 7 news. [ fingers tapping ] [ rain pattering ] [ heels clicking ] [ female announcer ] yoplait light tastes great now... ♪ ...and feels great later 20 delicious flavors of yoplait light, now at 90 calories each. yoplait, it is so good! this is "jeopardy!" introducing today's contestants -- a u.s. army
it is on people's minds as they get ready to vote. >> on friday the studio, sony pictures, jumped to their defense. >> zero dark 30 does not advocate torture. to not include that part of history would be irresponsible and not accurate. >> there are people who are very upset about it and there are people who can't understand why anybody is upset about it at all. when we go to a feature movie, we expect different things. >> the story of the manhunt has long been plagued by controversy. during production republicans railed against fierce about how much information was being given to film makers. >> i never asked to classified material and to my knowledge i receiver received any. >> many were greeted by protesters ratcheting up the fight hoping they won't wipe them out come oscar night. >> you can see who wins on sunday, february 24th, when the as scars are announced live only on abc7. >>> up next, a new space mission is underway at stanford. a new kind of rover to explore a distant moon. here's a live look from the roof cam showing you the transamerica tower there. it is 40 degrees in the city. warme
a flu shot for $10. >> volatile hostage situation unfolding in algeria and what secretary of defense panetta is saying about the military assault involving americans. >> man with an assault rifle in the middle of a busy department store. we have reaction from the stunned shoppers. >> live from the kgo profit center, this is abc7 news. >> at 6:00, flu fears continue to spread across california. a bay area hospital is ready to hold another vaccine clinic to protect people starting in an hour. >> lance armstrong makes a confession. a big confession. this morning, reaction is coming in from all sides. >> scare in the sky for west coast passengers after someone called the f.b.i. and said there is a potential hijacker on board and that was an alaska airlines flight. >> those stories in a moment but first a look at the weather forecast. >> warming up, mike? >> absolutely. this morning is warmer than yesterday. live doppler 7 hd shows a lot of dry air outside. also, air pollution. another "spare the air" day, the sixth of the season. the poorest air is in the north bay through san francisco
. that is the hope and expectation >> niners defense will have a tough task of stopping tony gonzalez. still playing like a college kid. >> whether you walk through and guy with a long beard. toughest guy is the old guy. i figure i'm like that. you see everything and you see every coverage you know the angle is coming there to get you. i'm out there doing my thing. >> the warriors last time they won in san antonio, 1997. playing without jeff curry and first quarter. tim duncan, throwing down. warriors led by 10 in the first quarter. gary closes the gap and hits a 3 at the buzzer. golden state up by 3. david lee had 22. jared starting in place of curry too much and tim duncan and tony parker donate what parker does. he had 25. 25th straight loss to san antonio. >>> women, welcome to the show. sta stanford hosting and in traffic, junior with 42nd career double-double. cardinals 75-49. hand the bruins first loss. >>> giants first full squad workout of spring training is less than a month away. they will arrive in arizona in good mood. they all arbitration and received one-year deal. national league mvp
more territory as they try to close in on that country's capital. defense secretary leon panetta says the u.s. will help france with intelligence and airlift support. >>> in beijing, the thick blanket of haze is forcing the chinese government to be unusually candid. the most severe air pollution on record is expected to last another day or longer. millions of people are wearing masks or staying indoors. abc's gloria riviera is there. >> reporter: the sun was shining in beijing, but you wouldn't know it. just being outside can make eyes itch and throats burn. this would be my lung tweeted one chinese resident. and time lapse photos showed how chemical clouds made buildings disappear. zero wind, freezing temperatures and factories going full tilt made this week a perfect storm for pollution. at its peak, pollution hit 755 in beijing, making breathing extremely hazardous. by comparison, the worst polluted city in the u.s., bakersfield, california, hit a high of 159 last year. it's super toxic air. >> particle pollution like that can cause heart attacks and strokes that can kill people. i
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americans, defense secretary leon panetta said just a while ago, we are working around the clock to ensure the safe return of our citizens. elizabeth? >> let's hope that happens soon. thank you so much. >>> now, to the stunning interview with lance armstrong, coming clean to oprah about doping to win. did he really tell the truth? the whole truth? abc's neal karlinsky who has covered lance armstrong for years is here with the dramatic details. neal, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. it was surreal to watch. you have to understand that this is a man who has fought with everything he could to maintain his lie, through vicious attacks, threats and lawsuits. but last night, lance armstrong came clean, almost as if he just decided to flip a switch from somewhere deep inside. >> i'd like you to walk me through it. were there, you know, pill deliveries? and blood in secret refrigerators? how did it work? >> we need a long time. >> reporter: calling himself an arrogant bully, lance armstrong had no good answer to explain away one of the biggest lies in all of sport. >> i'll start my answer
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